The agency mentioned an interview it had with one of the victims of the insurgent group, a young woman now 17, named Khadija who had been abducted by Boko Haram following an attack on her town. A video released by Boko Haram in January, showed some girls, claiming to have been among the kidnapped Chibok schoolgirls, said they wish to remain with their captors.
United Nations children's agency UNICEF, says more than 1,000 children in the northeast region of Nigeria have been abducted by Boko Haram since 2013. The U.N.'s report documented only verified cases, the first time it had published such a tally.
"These repeated attacks against children in schools are unconscionable", Mohamed Malick Fall, a UNICEF representative in Nigeria. But the actual number could be much larger, it added.
"Three members of the Boko Haram sect were neutralized during the exchange of fire".
Nigeria's Boko Haram abducted 1000 children since 2013
The UN agency said since the conflict started in Northeastern Nigeria almost nine years ago, at least, 2,295 teachers have been killed and more than 1,400 schools have been destroyed, adding that most of these schools have not reopened because of extensive damage or ongoing insecurity. In February, one faction kidnapped more than 100 schoolgirls from the town of Dapchi, previously untouched by the war. These girls were released by the group last month for reasons that are still unclear. Boko Haram, which has ties to Islamic State, is also known to have used some, including girls, as suicide bombers.
A Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday discharged two persons, Ibrahim Ahmed and Sani Argungu, arraigned for alleged ties with Boko Haram, for lack of diligent prosecution. President Muhammadu Buhari in 2015 rode to power on promises to end the insurgency.
According to the monarch, Boko Haram's killing spree is an indication that the government has failed in taming it.
Mexico president says door open to USA rejoining TPP Even as officials in other countries expressed skepticism Friday, they said they would like to hear what Washington has to offer. Joseph Dunford said the attacks targeted mainly three targets in western Syria. "You'd need a whole renegotiation".
It was Salah's 30th league goal for Liverpool as he found the net for the seventh successive home league match. Salah will reach 40 goals for his club in all competitions this season if he scores against Bournemouth today.
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Secretary-General António Guterres on Saturday, meanwhile, called on "all member states to act consistently with the U.N. Security Council meeting called by Russian Federation . "You have nothing but disdain for the U.N.
But both these ministers cleared that it was not their intention to interfere in the Crime Branch investigation. He added, "I want to assure the country that no culprit will be spared, complete justice will be done".
He added that the strikes had not completely toppled Syria's chemical weapons system, but that it had been "dealt a severe blow". The US president said America, being the world's greatest and most powerful economy, has a lot to offer.
He rejected reports that there was any pressure from his alliance partner PDP for withdrawal of the two ministers. But both these ministers cleared that it was not their intention to interfere in the Crime Branch investigation.
According to the ministry, Syria repelled the Western attack with air defense systems made in the USSR over 30 years ago. McKenzie told the Pentagon briefing on April 14 that the U.S. -British-French operation "successfully hit every target".
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He reaffirmed Russia's view that a purported chemical attack in the Syrian town of Douma that prompted the strike was a fake. On April 11, 2018, Trump set the stage for the action by labeling Syrian president Bashar al Assad a "gas killing animal".
It's Business as Usual for Syria's Assad After US-Led Attacks
After dawn, Syrians draped in government flags descended on the heart of the capital in a show of defiance against the strikes. She also called on Russian Federation to "honor its commitment" to ensure the Assad regime gives up chemical weapons.
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